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Foster, William W.
MILITARY SERVICE
Age: 25, credited to Irasburg, VT
Unit(s): 1st VT CAV
Service: enl 9/2/61, m/i 11/19/61, CPL, Co. I, 1st VT CAV, reen 12/28/63, pr SGT 12/10/62, comn 2LT, 11/1964 (11/26/64), tr to Co. E, 6/21/65, pr 1LT, Co. I, 2/9/65 (3/6/65), m/o 8/9/65

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VITALS
Birth: 1836, Troy, VT
Death: 1904

Burial: East Main Street Cemetery, Newport, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Denis & Karen Jaquish

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes
Portrait?: peladeau
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
(State digraphs will show that this soldier spent some time in a state or national soldier's home)

Remarks: Died in Leadville, CO. Probate records indicate expenses for shipment of remains back to Vermont and burial there.
DESCENDANTS

Great Granduncle of JoAnn Daggett, Newport, VT

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BURIAL:
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Tombstone

East Main Street Cemetery, Newport, VT

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Obituary

DEATH OF A VETERAN

Denver. Aug. 15. -- William W. Foster, of 3331 Decatur avenue, died this morning on board of a Berkely car, while on his way to the store of Joslin & Co., where he was employed. Mr. Foster was 68 years of age and apparently in good health. The immediate cause of death was heart failure. He was a veteran of the Civil War, and served his country from Vermont.

The Herald Democrat (Leadville, Colorado), August 16, 1904

Contributed by Steve Dow

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(Probate Records, 1900-1946; Author: Denver County (Colorado). Clerk of the County Court; Probate Place: Denver, Colorado; ancestry.com)